Lifetime Ewe Management - Holbrook | Holmes Sackett

Lifetime Ewe Management - Holbrook

Friday, September 4, 2020
Find out how to maximise lamb numbers.
 
If you would like to join the Holmes Sackett LTEM group in the Holbrook district please contact prue@holmessackett.com.au 
 
Course Details
Maximise productivity and profitability by accurately measuring and managing the energy requirements and inputs of the ewe flock through the reproduction cycle.
 
Length

12 months, 6 x 1 day hands-on sessions with 5-7 farmers

Group Size
5 – 7 participants, 4 – 6 enterprises

 

LTEM impact:

  • Over 3,000 producers have taken part
  • 25% of national ewe flock have been influence (10 million ewes)
  • LTEM has improved marking rates by up to 30% per hectare, driven mostly by improved lamb survival.
  • Ewe mortality reduced by 33%

Cost

Full Cost: $2400 + GST
AWI Subsidy: $1000*
Participant Pays: $1400 + GST
 
* Australian Wool Innovation provides a subsidy to eligible wool growers to undertake the course.
 

LTEM App

AWI has developed a free App for producers which records key measurement information used in LTEM. It has had over 1,500 downloads.
 
 
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